How The Brain Learns

Author: David A. Sousa
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781412997973
Size: 18.87 MB
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Give your brain knowledge a boost David A. Sousa continues his successful tradition of translating current research findings into effective classroom strategies and activities in this new version of his bestselling text. The fourth edition integrates the most current developments in neuroscience, education, and psychology to inform your instruction and enhance your students’ learning. Included are: New information on memory systems Findings on how technology affects the brain Information on brain organization and learning, and hemispheric specialization Evidence that supports the value of the arts in improving cognitive processing and creativity More than 150 new or updated references and an expanded index

How The Brain Learns Mathematics

Author: David A. Sousa
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781452294919
Size: 15.53 MB
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Learn how the brain processes mathematical concepts and why some students develop math anxiety! David A. Sousa discusses the cognitive mechanisms for learning mathematics and the environmental and developmental factors that contribute to mathematics difficulties. This award-winning text examines: Children’s innate number sense and how the brain develops an understanding of number relationships Rationales for modifying lessons to meet the developmental learning stages of young children, preadolescents, and adolescents How to plan lessons in PreK–12 mathematics Implications of current research for planning mathematics lessons, including discoveries about memory systems and lesson timing Methods to help elementary and secondary school teachers detect mathematics difficulties Clear connections to the NCTM standards and curriculum focal points

Facilitator S Guide How The Brain Learns

Author: David A. Sousa
ISBN: UVA:X004899661
Size: 14.14 MB
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This facilitator's guide is a companion to the third edition of David Sousa's 'How the Brain Learns'. It is designed to offer assistance to group leaders and provides supplementary information such as chapter discussion questions, activities and journal writing prompts.

How The Ell Brain Learns

Author: David A. Sousa
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781412988346
Size: 19.67 MB
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Raise your ELL success quotient and watch student achievement soar! How the ELL Brain Learns combines current research on how the brain learns language with strategies for teaching English language learners. Award-winning author and brain research expert David A. Sousa describes the linguistic reorganization needed to acquire another language after the age of 5 years. He supplements this knowledge with immediately applicable tools, including: A self-assessment pretest for gauging your understanding of how the brain learns languages Brain-compatible strategies for teaching both English learners across content areas An entire chapter about how to detect English language learning problems

How The Gifted Brain Learns

Author: David A. Sousa
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 141297173X
Size: 10.46 MB
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Translates the latest neuroscientific findings into practical strategies for identifying, understanding, and engaging gifted learners in different subjects, grade levels, demographics, and special need areas.

Education And Science

Author: Christopher K. Slaton, Ed.D.
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781469102672
Size: 10.27 MB
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Let’s talk about education and science: 1. How does the body learn to live? 2. How does the brain learn to learn? 3. How does the human system learn to think? 4. How does human systems research respond? 5. What is a progressive investing perspective? Learn how children, youths, and young adults that have been hurt by major life events in their home, school, neighborhood, or workplace network live, learn, think, and respond. Write Dr. Slaton: Action Research/Systems Thinking/Human Development The Progressive Investing Institute of Focused Learning P.O. Box 278363 Sacramento, CA 95827-8363 “We are here to help.” New Progressive Investing Models Assessment in Learning and Support Services A Human Systems Science Problem-Solving Method Please visit the author's personal website at